Arna is missing.
“Arna” is the ugly looking, bolognaise covered, dribbled on, small, stuffed grey elephant ($3.99 from Kmart if you don’t mind) that is the almost constant companion of Chippie.
Just earlier, as we walked up the street, I made the comment – out loud or in my head, I can’t be sure which one – about purchasing a second, and perhaps third, “Arna”. Just in case. And at $3.99 each, why wouldn’t you?
After much showing my interstate cousin (who had come to stay for a night) around, and in and out of shops and banks and post offices, we bypass Kmart and I point and say “Oh, didn’t we need to go in there for somethign?” Only no one could remember what, so we went in anyway, had